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Ring

German
19th century


Dimensions

Height x width (bezel): 2.3 x 2.3 cm (7/8 x 7/8 in.) Height x width (shank): 2.3 x 2.3 cm (7/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.6101

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Rings

Ring featuring St. George and the Dragon. The image is width-wise on the openwork bezel. The ring is cast and the imagery is detailed and crisp. St. George is astride his horse and shown in profile. There is carved decoration on the shank.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection